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Department of Economics

Dr Dic Lo

BSc (Econ) (Chinese, Hong Kong), MA (E. Anglia), PhD (Leeds)

Overview

Dic Lo
Department of Economics

Reader in Economics

SOAS China Institute

Academic Staff, SOAS China Institute

Name:
Dr Dic Lo
Email address:
Telephone:
020 7898 4532
Address:
SOAS, University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
271
Office Hours:
Thursdays 3pm - 5pm

Teaching

Courses Taught
PhD Students supervised
  • Cui Li, Institutional changes and uneven regional development in China after 1978
  • Jiayi Han, The Division of Labor and Integration: A Study of Industrialization in the Pearl River Delta Region of China
  • Liv Bjornestad, (Working Title) Institutional Evolution under Systems Transformation: The Case of the Chinese Rural Industrial Sector
  • Mei Wu, Moving up the Value Chain: Industrial Upgrading in Pearl River Delta, China.
  • Yingquan Jiang, The relationship between financial development and economic growth in China

Research

China and globalisation; industrialisation; Soviet-type economic system and transformation; East Asian economic institutions and development; comparative political economy. China.

Expertise

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Available for
Regional Expertise
  • East Asia
Country Expertise
Languages

Publications

Authored Books

Lo, Dic (2011) Alternatives to Neoliberal Globalization: Studies in the Political Economy of Institutions and Late Development. Basingstoke and London: Palgrave Macmillan. (In Press)

Lo, Dic (2001) China’s Transformational Growth: A Structural-Institutional Analysis [in Chinese]. Beijing: Economic Science Press. (Studies in Political Economy)

Lo, Dic (1997) Market and Institutional Regulation in Chinese Industrialisation, 1978-1994. Macmillan & St. Martin''s.

Edited Books

Zhang, Y and Meng, J and Lo, D, eds. (2002) Readings in Advanced Political Economy [in Chinese]. Economic Science Press (China).

Book Chapters

Lo, Dic (2011) 'The Washington Consensus and the China anomaly.' In: Bayliss, Kate and Fine, Ben and van Waeyenberge, Elisa, (eds.), The Political Economy of Development: The World Bank, Neoliberalism and Development Research. Pluto Press.

Lo, Dic and Zhang, Yu (2011) 'Centrally planned economy.' In: Fine, Ben and Milonakis, Dimitri, (eds.), Elgar Companion to Marxist Economics. Edward Elgar. (In Press)

Lo, Dic and Zhang, Yu (2010) 'China and the quest for alternatives to neoliberalism.' In: Saad Filho, Alfredo and Yalman, Galip, (eds.), Economic Transitions to Neoliberalism in Middle-Income Countries. London: Routledge. (Routledge studies in development economics ; 74)

Lo, Dic (2009) 'China and post-crisis globalisation: towards a new developmentalism?' In: Ghosh, Jayati and Chandrasekhar, C.P., (eds.), After Crisis: Adjustment, Recovery, and Fragility in East Asia. New Delhi: Tulika Books.

Lo, Dic (2008) 'China as a “model” of utilizing foreign capital for economic development: perceptions, observations and interpretation.' In: Assmann, Heinz-Dieter and Chan, Thomas M.H. and v. Filseck, Karin Moser, (eds.), Perceptions and Images of China. Baden-Baden: Nomos.

Lo, Dic (2005) 'Industrial restructuring and corporate governance in China's economic transformation.' In: Smyth, R. and Zhu, C. and Tam, O., (eds.), China's Business Reforms: Institutional Challenges in a Globalised Economy. London: Routledge.

Lo, Dic (2003) 'Consensus in Washington, Upheaval in East Asia.' In: Fine, B. and Lapavitsas, C. and Pincus, J., (eds.), Development Policy in the Twenty-First Century. Beyond the Post-Washington Consensus. London: Routledge, pp. 99-111.

Lo, Dic (2002) 'Principles of the division of labour, technological paradigms, and theories of the labour process.' In: Zhang, Y and Meng, J and Lo, D, (eds.), Readings in Advanced Political Economy [in Chinese]. Economic Science Press [China], pp. 228-238.

Lo, Dic (2001) 'Consensus in Washington, upheaval in East Asia.' In: Fine, B. and Lapavitsas, C. and Pincus, J., (eds.), Development Policy in the Twenty-first Century: Beyond the Post-Washington Consensus. New York: Routledge, pp. 99-111.

Articles

Lo, Dic and Zhang, Yu (2011) 'Making sense of China’s economic transformation.' Review of Radical Political Economics, 43 (1). pp. 33-55.

Lo, Dic and Li, Guicai (2011) 'China’s economic growth, 1978-2007: structural-institutional changes and efficiency attributes.' Journal of Post-Keynesian Economics . (In Press)

Lo, Dic and Li, Guicai and Jiang, Yingquan (2011) 'Financial governance and economic development: making sense of the Chinese experience.' PSL Quarterly Review . (Forthcoming)

Lo, Dic (2010) 'World development crisis and the China model [in Chinese].' Zhengzhi Jingjixue Pinglun (China Review of Political Economy), new series, 1 (4). pp. 24-35.

Lo, Dic and Li, Guicai (2009) 'The evolution of the model of Chinese economic growth and its impact on employment [in Chinese].' Jingjililun yu Jingji Guanli (Economic Theory and Business Management), 2009 (12). pp. 25-30.

Lo, Dic and Zhang, Yu (2008) 'Globalisation meets its match: lessons from China’s economic transformation.' Economic and Political Weekly, 43 (52). pp. 97-102.

Lo, Dic (2008) 'Why is China Following a Capital-Deepening Development Path?' Development Studies (9).

Li, Guicai and Lo, Dic (2008) 'Reframing theories of the dynamics of macro unemployment: Neo-Keynesianism versus Neo-claissicism [in Chinese].' Jiaoxue yu Yanjiu (Teaching and Research), 2008 (2). pp. 37-43.

Lo, Dic (2007) 'China’s quest for alternatives to neo-liberalism: market reform, economic growth, and labour.' The Kyoto Economic Review, 76 (2). pp. 193-210.

Li, Guicai and Lo, Dic (2007) 'Reframing theories of the dynamics of macro unemployment: Marxist and Post-Keynesian perspectives [in Chinese].' Dangdai Jingji Yanjiu (Current Economic Research), 2007 (12). pp. 14-17.

Lo, Dic (2005) 'China's nexus of foreign trade and economic growth: making sense of the anomaly'.' Chinese Journal of Economics, 1 (1) . pp. 160-193.

Lo, Dic and Smyth, R. (2004) 'Towards a Re-Interpretation of the Economics of Feasible Socialism.' Cambridge Journal of Economics, 28 (6). pp. 791-808.

Lo, Dic (2004) 'Globalisation and comparative political economy: of efficiency, efficient institutions, and late development [in Chinese].' Zhengzhi Jingjixue Pinglun (China Review of Political Economy), 2004 (7). pp. 55-72.

Lo, Dic (2003) 'Foreign Direct Investment and China's Economic Development: Evidence from Sectoral and Regional Analyses.' Jingji Yanjiu [Economic Research Journal], vol. 2 . pp. 40-48.

Lo, Dic and Cheng, Yuk-shing (2002) 'Explaining the Financial Performance of China's Industrial Enterprises: Beyond the Competition-Ownership Controversy.' The China Quarterly, 170 . pp. 413-440.

Lo, Dic (2002) 'Of the market and the market economy [in Chinese].' Dushu [Reading], vol. n . pp. 128-134.

Lo, Dic (2001) 'China after East Asian Developmentalism.' Historical Materialism, 8 (1). pp. 253-264.

Lo, Dic and Smyth, Russell (2000) 'Theories of the Firm and the Relationship between Different Perspectives on the Division of Labour.' Review of Political Economy, 12 no3 . pp. 333-349.

Lo, Dic and Cheng, Y-S (2000) 'Explaining the financial performance of Chinese industrial enterprises.' Jingji Yanjiu [Economic Research Journal], No. 7 . pp. 39-47.

Lo, Dic (1999) 'Re-Appraising the Performance of China's State Owned Industrial Enterprises, 1980 - 1996.' Cambridge Journal of Economics, 23, no . pp. 693-718.

Lo, Dic (1999) 'The East Asian phenomenon: The consensus, the dissent, and the significance of the present crisis.' Capital and Class, 23 (1). pp. 1-23.

Lo, Dic and Chan, T.M.H. (1998) 'Machinery and China's Nexus of Foreign Trade and Economic Growth.' Journal of International Development, 10 (6). pp. 733-749.

Lo, Dic (1995) 'Techno-economic paradigm versus the market: on recent theories of late industrialization.' Economy and Society, 24 (3). pp. 443-470.

Monographs

Lo, Dic (2006) Making Sense of China’s Economic Transformation. London, UK: School of Oriental and African Studies.

Cheng, Yuk-Shing and Lo, Dic (2004) Firm Size, Technical Efficiency and Productivity Growth in Chinese Industry. London, UK: School of Oriental and African Studies.

Lo, Dic (2004) China’s Nexus of Foreign Trade and Economic Growth: Making Sense of the Anomaly. London, UK: School of Oriental and African Studies.

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